Rachel Bloom is the Advocacy and Policy Strategist for the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), where her work focuses on state-based criminal justice reform.  Ms. Bloom works with ACLU affiliates throughout the country, as well as with national partners, to advance progressive criminal justice reform and defeat regressive legislation.  Ms. Bloom is the co-author of the national reports De Facto Disenfranchisement and Smart Reform is Possible.